Pre-Primary G – Week 3

Rebecca WatsonPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

On Tuesday, the children celebrated Shrove Tuesday by making pancakes and reflecting upon a kind gesture they will do throughout Lent. The following day we acknowledged Ash Wednesday by having ashes placed on forehead. Children then stated one kind thing they will do throughout the Forty Days of Lent.   In Religion this week we read the story of Jesus … Read More

Pre-Primary G – Week 2 – Term 1 2018

Rebecca WatsonPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

In Religion this week, PPG Students gave compliments to one another about what makes each person special and unique. We rolled a ball of wool to one another and as a class we named something special about each person. This got us thinking about what we like about ourselves and things that we are good at. Children then stated the … Read More

Week 1 Term 1 2018 in Pre-Primary G

Rebecca WatsonPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

What a fantastic start to the school year in Pre-Primary G! My name is Rebecca Watson and I am the Pre-Primary G Teacher. Laura Barden is the Education Assistant in our classroom. We have spent a lot of time getting to know each other and exploring the learning centers within our room. We read the story ‘Have You Filled a … Read More

Week 7 Term 4 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we have begun learning about the true meaning of Christmas. We have read the Christmas story and made special Christmas decorations with Baby Jesus, Mary and Joseph. We also completed a Christmas sequencing activity. We have been practising our sentence writing through writing letters to Santa. We also had a very special visitor arrive in our class. Jeff … Read More

Week 5 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

On Tuesday, we participated in our Paraliturgy and celebrated our community. We focussed on the Church Community and what it looks like. In class we discussed that God wants everyone to belong to a family and community. This week we learnt about the Great Barrier Reef. We researched different animals that live there and wrote facts about each animal. There … Read More

Term 4 Week 4 – Pre Primary G

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we begun a new Religion unit called ‘The Church Community’. This unit focuses on communities and in particular the Church Community. This week we will be participating in a Paraliturgy about communities and celebrating our school community. In English we researched Australian animals and came up with interesting facts about Australian Animals. We discussed capital letters, finger spaces … Read More

PPG Week 2 Term 4

Jayde FrostPre-Primary G

This week we continued talking about our memories in class and listened to stories about Jesus who remembered to love others and thank God. The children were invited to think of one memory from there morning and mime it to the class. This was a very entertaining lesson and we learnt a lot about non-verbal language and other ways to … Read More

Week 1 in PPG – Term 4

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

Welcome back to Term 4! The children have settled back into class routines and are very excited to be in their final term of Pre-Primary. This term we have two new students in our class. We have enjoyed getting to know Paris and Neithan and look forward to getting to know them more this term. This term we are learning … Read More

Week 9 in PPG – Term 3

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

This week we have begun learning about NAIDOC Week and why we celebrate this special day. We learnt about the Aboriginal flag and the meaning behind the different colours. Over this unit we will be having a particular focus on sounds and movements. On Wednesday we used sand paper to shape our very own tapping sticks. Next week we will … Read More

Week 7 Term 3 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

In Religion we discussed the different places we like to pray and drew a picture of our favourite. WE also learnt about ways we can communicate love to our families and friends. As a class we made a poster to show this. In English we continued to develop our understanding of story writing by planning our own story. We had … Read More

Week 6 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

On Tuesday we celebrate our Paraliturgy with Father Quyhn. During the Paraliturgy we discussed communication and different ways we can talk to God. It was a beautiful celebration and the children sung and spoke very well. In English we learnt about the ‘sh’ sound. We wrote words that started with a ‘sh’ and found words around the room which had … Read More

Week 5 in PPG

Jayde FrostPre-Primary, Pre-Primary G

We have been very busy practising our Paraliturgy. Thank you to all the parents that came and celebrated with us on Tuesday morning at 9am. In English we continued to look at the features in stories. After reading ‘Papa, Please get the moon for me’, we discussed and drew pictures of the beginning, middle and end. Over the next few weeks we … Read More